Taste of South Australia

A thriving culture propelled by gastronomic excellence, world-class wineries, breath-taking natural wonder and exquisite wildlife.

13 Days
Adelaide to Adelaide
From (GBP)
£ 4,195
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2019/2020 Adelaide > Adelaide

A thriving culture propelled by gastronomic excellence, world-class wineries, breath-taking natural wonder and exquisite wildlife.

South Australia has it all in abundance and it’s yours to experience during picturesque excursions, exclusive guided epicurean tours and visits to award-winning vineyards.
Adelaide is widely recognised as the gateway to Australia’s wine country. Uncover its history on a Scenic Freechoice guided city tour, as you taste your way around the central market, before a spectacular Scenic Sundowners drinks reception overlooking Wilpena Pound and a Scenic Enrich 4WD tour of Flinders Ranges National Park. One of the country’s oldest wine regions, Clare Valley is a wonderful introduction to the area’s thriving viticulture and emerging food scene, as is a visit to the world-renowned premises of Jacob’s Creek. A foodie masterclass awaits on Kangaroo Island, as a local epicurean guide presents famous cheeses, honeys and wines during an exclusive Scenic Enrich tasting session. Concluding on the mainland, you’re journey comes to an end with an overnight Special Stay in the Adelaidean beachside suburb of Glenelg.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
DTSA
Duration:
13 days
Departure City:
Adelaide
Return City:
Adelaide

13 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Depart the UK

    Fly with a world-renowned airline from London Heathrow, Manchester, Newcastle, Birmingham or Glasgow. Why not include an outbound stopover? Enquire for (additional expense). Included on board flight meal service and complimentary bar service.

  2. Day 2 - Arrive Adelaide

    Welcome to Adelaide, South Australia’s capital, renowned for its gourmet delights and thriving culture. From the airport you will be transferred to your hotel, your home for the next two nights. Enjoy a welcome dinner to celebrate the wonders of South Australia with your travel companions. Included on board flight meal service and complimentary bar service.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Adelaide

    Freechoice

    Discover Adelaide’s history and culture on a guided walk or taste your way through the Adelaide Central Markets. Alternatively, take an Adelaide city sights tour which includes the newly renovated Adelaide Oval or a Torrens River cruise with a visit to the Adelaide Zoo.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  4. Day 4 - Adelaide > Flinders Ranges

    Travelling north, stop in Port Augusta, situated on the quiet waterways of the Spencer Gulf. Visit the Wadlata Outback Centre and travel through the ‘Tunnel of Time’ to learn about life in the outback. Journey into the beautiful Flinders Ranges National Park and your hotel for the next two nights.

    Sundowners

    Watch the sunset, drink in hand, from Stokes Hill, which offers spectacular panoramic views of Wilpena Pound and the surrounding ranges.

    Optional luxury camp stay - Choose to upgrade to an Ikara Safari Tent. (Additional expense, must be pre-booked).

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Flinders Ranges

    With rugged mountain scenery, peaceful gorges and a huge array of wildlife and flora, the Flinders Ranges is a wonderful showcase of the Australian outback.

    Optional flight - Optional flight over Wilpena Pound available today. (Additional expense).

    Enrich

    In a 4WD, venture with your local guide to Wilpena Pound. Hear stories about this natural amphitheatre, used as ‘The Meeting Place’ by the Adnyamathanha people for tens of thousands of years, then as a natural lifestock enclosure by early pastoralists.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Flinders Ranges > Barossa Valley

    Explore the picturesque Clare Valley, one of the oldest wine regions in Australia and home to an emerging food scene. Between the wine regions of Clare and the Barossa, you’ll visit Kapunda, a town with a rich and interesting history. Enjoy the panoramic views from your accommodation in the Barossa Valley for the next two nights.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Barossa Valley

    Spend the day discovering the Barossa Valley’s famous drops. Enjoy Lunch at the award winning Jacob’s Creek Winery followed by a vineyard tour. In the afternoon, appreciate the chance to try wine from the year of your birth at Seppeltsfield.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  8. Day 8 - Barossa Valley > Kangaroo Island

    Visit the lovely town of Hahndorf, settled by German immigrants, where their influence is still visible. While exploring the town, why not try the local apple strudel made to a traditional German recipe. Continue to Cape Jervis, where you’ll board the ferry for Kangaroo Island and make your way to Kingscote on the south side of the island to your accommodation for the next three nights.

    Optional lodge stay - Optional upgrade to the award-winning Southern Ocean lodge. This will substitute accommodation and touring activities. (Additional expense, must be booked before departure).

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Kangaroo Island

    Be inspired by the scenery at Flinders Chase National Park. Admiral’s Arch and Remarkable Rocks are great photo opportunities. A special encounter awaits at Seal Bay, home to the third largest sea lion colony in Australia, where you’ll meet your conservation guide for a walk amongst the seals. If you are quiet you might even hear them talking.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Kangaroo Island

    Enrich

    Tantalise your taste buds as your epicurean guide introduces you to the magnificent tastes of Kangaroo Island.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  11. Day 11 - Kangaroo Island > Adelaide

    Return by ferry to the mainland and head via McLaren Vale to Glenelg, a beachside suburb of Adelaide, where you will enjoy a Special Stay. Reflect on your adventures over a farewell dinner.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Glenelg > UK

    It’s time to say good bye to your new friends and the tastes of South Australia. If you’re not ready for your journey to end, we can arrange an inbound stopover in one of many exciting destinations, enquire for details. Alternatively, extend your visit and stay in Australia for three extra nights, please call for details. Included on board full meal service and complimentary bar service.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  13. Day 13 - Arrive UK

    Welcome home.

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